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Tommy Dew's Walking History Tour

Charleston, SC, USA
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent discussion on Charleston history from the American Revolution to modern Charleston. Tommy shares information with a southerner's perspective and a lot of enthusiasm. Our tour lasted about 2.5 hours and cost $25. He was on time and the pace was moderate. He shared a...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took Tommy's tour in 2006 and october 2019. Tommy is a professional licenced guide and brings Charleston's history to life. From the original English settlement, through the war of independence, the calamity of the civil war, to its rebirth and the great city of...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed September 14, 2019 via mobile

Very informative and enjoyable. Lots of info re revolutionary way, slavery. Southern economy and way of life both before and after the civil war. I really learned a lot and enjoyed that. Only negative that he gets a little preachy and political for my tastes...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed August 12, 2019

Tommy was an excellent guide with a vast historical knowledge. Tommy gave us an in-depth insight into past and present Charleston.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank LeeSki450
Reviewed July 1, 2019

A friend had given us a hint about this tour, so I called and made a reservation. The reviews are on target. You will finish your tour with a refreshed sense of awe about American History long forgotten, or erased. Tommy obviously lives Charleston history,...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Tim S
Reviewed June 10, 2019 via mobile

I have been to Charleston many times and I thought I had heard it all. I learned a lot from this tour. He is enjoyable and his tour is a delight.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 9, 2019 via mobile

Tommy Dew’s walking tour was the highlight of our vacation. Tommy has a vast knowledge of history, economics and politics of the south! Living in Charleston for over 22 years he is able to explain the history and culture with a unique and captivating presentation!...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Faedoedoe
Reviewed June 2, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed You Tommy Dew’s Walking History Tour of Charleston. His wealth of knowledge and southern perspective of American history and Charleston was fascinating. Tommy had a great sense of humor and brought the history of Charleston to life. The tour...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Katherine8183
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

Tommy Dew shares history and insight on this walking tour of Historic Charleston. Full of relevant facts, political, and cultural perspectives without being dry. He presented information within a cause and effect context. I highly recommend.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 23, 2019 via mobile

We love taking historical walking tours in new cities. We started late due to pouring rain, which we were glad for. Tommy was very knowledgeable and shared a unique perspective on a complicated history. While I wish it would have covered a bit more ground,...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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